So here’s the cover for my first novel …
What’s a good sci-fi story without a spaceship?
When I started my world building exercises, well over two years ago now, it all began with a simple question as I was writing the first few paragraphs in my book. What do my characters look like? Of course, I knew the answer in a general sense, but when you are trying to describe specific details, this question can be much more challenging.
The language of Ellendrí – an exercise in the creation of a constructed language (conlang). Continue reading “Conlang Creation”
Image: Diarven city on Ellendria.
A work of imagination …
Image: Malon, Hauldryn’s seventh planet, with the Milky Way running vertically through the background.
Here’s my fourth, and final, installment of background information on Hauldryn’s solar system … written from Eldranth’s point of view.
Designing a solar system for Hauldryn (officially HIP 18433) was one of the first world building tasks that I set for myself. Hauldryn is the home sun for a number of the major characters in my novel, and having a good working knowledge of this system will assist in many of my descriptive scenes.Continue reading “Ellendria – The Making of a Planet”
To world build or not – that is the question.
Continue reading “The Art of World Building”
Here’s my third installment of background information … written from Eldranth’s point of view.